Helpful Resources

Litter Reduction Information and Resources

Model Ordinance (461.68 KB)


Littering Behavior in America: 2009 Report  (951.38 KB)


Litter in America: Executive Summary


Litter in America Fact Sheet: Sources of Litter


Litter in America Fact Sheet: Pedestrian Areas


Litter in America Fact Sheet: Littering Behavior


Litter in America Fact Sheet: Litter Overview


Litter in America Fact Sheet: Costs of Littering


Litter in America Fact Sheet: Cigarette Butt Litter


Litter Cirriculum


Enforcement and Prosecution Guide


Collaboration Guide


Cigarette Litter in America


Being a Good Neighbor: A Guide to Reducing and Managing Litter


2009 National Visible Litter Survey and Litter Cost Study - Final Report





Recycling Tipsheet

Recycling at Work: Research to Inform Recycling in the Workplace Final Report (5.55 MB)


Recycling at Work: Research to Inform Recycling in the Workplace Fact Sheet (735.31 KB)


Recycle-Bowl: Behavior-Change Effectiveness Study (69.63 KB)


Planning for Success: Ten Tips for Designing Public Space Recycling Programs - Fact Sheet


Planning for Success: Ten Tips for Designing Public Space Recycling Programs - Fact Sheet


Keep America Beautiful Recycling Impact Infographic - 2015


Keep America Beautiful Consumer Tracker Recycling Survey Highlights


America Recycles Day 2016 - By the Numbers


A Guide to Workplace Composting


10 in the Bin





Illegal Dumping Prevention

Tip sheet – Educate potential partners in your community about the who, what, when, where and why your area has an illegal dumping problem. English


Tip sheet – Educate potential partners in your community about the who, what, when, where and why your area has an illegal dumping problem. Spanish


10 Steps to Organizing an Illegal Dumpsite Cleanup – to help you organize partners and volunteers in your community.


Statewide Illegal Dumping Regulations Guide


Law Enforcement Education Resources


Additional Resources